User Experience is about more than just finding the best solution for your users

“Most people believe that User Experience is just about finding the best solution for your users — but it’s not. UX is about defining the problem that needs to be solved (the why), defining the types of people who need it to be solved (the who), and defining the way in which it should be solved to be relevant to those people (the how).” – Whitney Hess

Read more in Whitney’s great 52 Weeks of UX article “StartUXs.

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  • Also read the discussion that followed. Interesting at the least.

    Agreeing or not with the comment it alerts to the fact that one have to be carefull about accepting everything that is read for there are different perspectives about a subject.

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    Thanks for the link, Nuno. I had missed that back and forth somehow about the article and appreciate the link to show a different perspective.